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Last Updated: Jun 9, 2014 URL: Print Guide RSS UpdatesEmail Alerts

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A Browser Plug-in for Libraries


Install LibX


LIBX is available for Firefox and Google Chrome.

Installation Page

Chrome User? There are special instructions for installation on Chrome.


    What is LibX?

    LibX is a free plug-in program that adds library links and tools to your web browser.

    It works with IE or Firefox (Chrome version is in beta) and features:

    • A toolbar that searches the library catalog, Drury Library, and other research sites like Google Scholar.
    • Drury Library links that "magically" appear on sites like, Google, and anywhere else an ISBN book number appears on a web page.
    • Library search choices appear when you right-click in your browser window.
    • An easy way to sign in with your DU login/password to get full text access to publications.

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